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l pstrm . THE KENTUCKY KERNEL WATCH FOR THEM HERALD EDITED BY STUDENTS TO BE DISTRIBUTED ON CAMPUS onsERVE May VOL, XVI Elect President COMMENCEMENT Student Council Nominations WEEK; MAY 26-3- 1 o f Commissions and Regimental Parade Aro Features of Military Field Day SATURDAY IS ALUMNI DAY Baccalaureate Address Will Be .Delivered by D. C. Hull of Wesleyan College Details for Commencement Week, from May 2(5 through May 31, are according to practically complete, Dr. W. Lewis Roberts, chairman of the committee in charge. Wednesday, May 20, from 2:30 to 4 o'clock in the afternoon will be Military Field Day. Features of the program include the regimental parade, presentation of commissions with the awarding of prizes and medals, and an address by Lieutenant-Governo- r H. H. Denhardt to the students selected to take the advance course. In the evening, the Lexington Chapter of the Reserve Officers Association of Central Kentucky .will entertain with a banquet and dance at 6 o'clock at the Lafayette hotel in honor of the graduates of the advance course. Friday evening, May 28, at 0 o'clock the banquet of alumni and students of the College of Law will be held at the Phoenix hotel, with W. S. Simpson as toastmaster. At 9 o'clock the Senior ball will be held In the university gymnasium. Saturday, May 29, will be Alumni Day. In the morning from 9 to 10:50 o'clock, the visiting alumni of (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) MUSIC FESTIVAL WILL BE GIVEN 7 Four Prominent Artists From - Chicago and New York Will Sing in "Elijah" Oratorio GLBE University's May Queen CLUBS TAKE PART One of the greatest musical events ever attempted in central Kentucky will be the presentation oi the Central Kentucky Choral society's May Music Festival May 4 and 5. At this time an opportunity will be given the people of Lexington to hear two of the finest concerts ever presented The artists' concert will be here. given May 4. Those comprising the list of entertainers will be the soloists of the oratorio "The Elijah" to be given the following night: Louiso Stallings, soprano; Ethel Jones, contralto; Dan Beddoe, tenor; and Edgar Schofield, baritone. These artists have been brought to Lexington at consid- -. erable expense from Chicago and New York and each is endowed with voice, Dis- i, Nominations for president of the Men's Student Council must bc turned into the office of the dean of men by 6 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, May 5, according to an announcement made yesterday by W Emmet Milward, of the organization. All nominating petitions must be signed by at least 25 male students of the university. The election for president and of the Student Council will bc held Friday, May 14 and all male students of the university will be privileged to vote in the election. The student getting the largest number of votes will bo declared president and the second will be for the coming year. The other members will be elected by their respective classes next fall. One thousand copies of the spec-iissue of The Herald which will be published by students of journalism of the university and of Georgetown College on next Tuesday will be distributed free on the campus Tuesday morning, according to Arthur II. Morris, editor' of the student edition. Five hundred copies of the paper will be given away at Georgetown College. Mr. Morris stated yesterday that work is progressing smoothly on the student issue and he expressed himself as optimistic over the prospects for an edition as successful as the one published last year by the students of 'the nt university. HIGH SCHOOLS TO CAMPUS PLAYERS WILL GIVE PLAY MEET THURSDAY Crowded Hotel Conditions Cause Postponement of Tournament to May 6, 7, 8 "Beggar on Horseback" To Be Presented at Woodland Auditorium Under Direction of Prof. W. R.. Sutherland MANY ORCHESTRAS JAZZ BAND IS FEATURE "The Beggar on "Horseback," which is being produced by the Campus Players, under the direction of Prof. W. R. Sutherland, will be given at the Woodland auditorium Thursday and Friday, May 6 and 7. The Campus Players, a student organization, is composed of members of the class in dramatic production. It resembles the well known Harvard Workshop, formerly conducted by Professor George P. Baker, who is now head of the dramatic department at Yale University. "The Beggar on Horseback" is one of of the most popular comedies George Kaufman and Marc Connelly, n American dramatists. The story follows a young composer of classical music, Neil McRae, through his struggle to hold to his ideals and ambitions in spite of poverty and the temptation to obtain easy money by writing jazz or popular MISS DOROTHY CHAPMAN, OF UNIONTOWN, KY. MISS DOROTHY CHAPMAN HERE The annual High School week will be held at the University of Kentucky May 6, 7, and 8. The date was originally set for the first week in May, but due to the overcrowded condition at the hotels during the races, it was necessary to postpone the tournament. Wellington Patrick, director of the Extension Department of the university, nnnounced that the program company sponsor of B company includes more events than ever before Davis, Williams, Beckner, and that between 500 and 000 high R.O.T.C. and Brown Are AtMiss Davis, maid of honor, is a school students are expected to take tendants for Festivities member of Kappa Kappa Gamma, part. Representatives from all sec To Be Held Saturday secretary of the senior class, an out- tions of the state will enter the var ious contests. standing MISS UPHAM RULED OUT and was member of the English club, The musical events are of partic-ila- r maid of honor in the May School bands from Day celebration two years ago. interest. Miss Dorothy Chapman, of Union- Louisville Male, Wolf-pi- t, Miss Williams is a member of Delta Georgetown, town, Ky., a sophomore in the College Ashland and Cynthiana have al Zeta, and secretary of the Philosoph-ia- n of Arts and Sciences, was elected May i literary society. She is outstand- ready entered, also orchestras from Queen in the annual election held by ing in Glasgow, Frankfort and Louisville scholastic endeavors. men students of the university, on! Male. A silver and. bronze cup has Brown Is Popular Monday, April 2G. She will preside t Miss Brown is a member of Alpha been offered by the National Bureau over the festivities of May Day, which for the Advancement of Music, of will be celebrated on Saturday, May 1. 3'i Delta, a member of The Kernel New York, to the wiriner of the band staff, a Stroller eligible, and the winmusic. by Miss Grace She will be attended The trophy is considered contest this year. contest. ner of the popular It is 30 incehs high A special symphony orchestra, a Davis, of Lexington, who will act as Miss Beckner is a member of Delta very handsome. by Misses Marie Delta Delta, vice president of the sen-t- and is valued at $100. band, and a jazz orchestra will pro- maid of honor, and - Beckner, of Winchester, Lurlene vide the three types of music neIn addition to this there will be class, battalion sponsor in the of Lexington, Ann Williams, R. O. T. C, and- was chosen by Flo (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) of Clinton and Katherine Brown, of Ziegfield as. one of the most beautiful (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) London. girls in the university. Miss Chapman is a popular member Miss Bronaugh is a member of T. K. A. Made Omega social sorority, sec of Chi retary of the sophomore class, and (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) Ferguson and Hanratty Become IS ELECTED QUEEN OF MAY Bro-naug- h, h, Initiates Members of Debating Popular Music Is Sent by New York Publishers Frat TO HOLD ANNUAL Frank Elected President MEETING HERE Mil-Ma- y, "The Plastic Age," Epic Opens Students' Eyes Have Been Cinema, to Band Gift Melton Tau Kappa Alpha, honorary orators' and debaters' fraternity, held its anY. M. C. A. nual initiation exercises Wednesday night on the third floor of the Science New Officers Will Be Installed building. At that time Wm. Rudy May 8; Will Serve ThroughFerguson and William Hanratty were (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) out Year made members of the organization. Southern Federation of College Following the initiation refreshments Students To Convene Here in NO PARKING SATURDAY Frank Melton, a junior in the Col were served and election of officers Fall; Milward and Cochran lege of Agriculture, was elected pres Attend Conference Because of the congestion which will held. ident of the university Y.M.C.A. in the Tau Kappa Alpha is a national honresult from the number of floats in B Y COUNCIL Miction which closed last Saturday. the May Day parade, no parking of orary fraternity for orators and de- ARRANGED i iiu nuw uuiceis win uu niauuiuu iiiuy To be private, automobiles will be allowed baters, having 68 chapters. The annual meeting of the Southern fti. and will serve throughout the on the university campus, tomorrow eligible for membership a student ing year. of College Students, in from 12 o'clock until the conclusion of must have represented his university The Suky circle, in an intercollegiate oratorical contest which 20 colleges throughout the? Other officers who were elected by the festivities. Members of the local South aro represented, will be held) the members of the association were, which has charge of the arrangements or debate. James Bullock, of the day, deemed this action neces- chapter are John Y. Brown, Kenneth at the University of Kentucky nextUohnR. secretary; and G. Titus Fenn, sary to allow spectators to enjoy the Tuggle, J. B. Johnson, J. W. Jones, April, according to W. Emmet The students who were G. S. Milam, and John R. Bullock. ward and Eugene V. Cochran, who at-- 1 treasurer. coronation. tended the meeting of the federation, elected to the Advisory Board were, rowuer u. nius runn, u. r held this year at Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, April! Kells, Jnmes May, and Frank Melton of The faculty and city representatives of the Advisory Board, who were Discussed College Problems to to take the place of vacancies Forty delegates, two from each col- elected P. P. at occurring this year were, Dean D. C. lege, attended this convention, Boyd, Dr. W. W. Jennings, Missing which many problems of college life Cruze, secretary of the city associawere discussed. M. T. Whaloy, of the Dodo bird, and the girls carried flasks University of Maryland, presided over tion, Frank L. McVey, and E. D. (By DAVID ALEXANDER) stockings. President Henry L. Veach. the meeting. We sincerely hope none of you co- in their The new president, Frank Melton, in Smith, Dean Campbell and Dr. T. L. The boys held missed that epic of eds and has been associated with the Y.M.C.A. the executive the cinema called "The Plastic Age." rooms that resembled EIGHT)' for some time and served as Really, you've no idea what a jolly chambers of the Capitol, while the (CONTINUED ON PAGE of the organization last you girls entertained company in apartplace dear old "collltch" is until lie is a member of Alpha Gam- ments like the bridal suite of the House see university life depicted by the Compare these palatial Waldorf. realists of Hollywood. eager hero of parlors to the dorms and frat houses By Hugh, the bashful, but the drama, went through four years of of your "own little university! Is Tenth Fraternity To Purchase Plays Great Game academic education which consisted motor Professor Horlacher Called to Own 'Home on the Hugh seemed to thrive on the licenprincipally of gin, Washington for Conference Campus cars and voluptuous ladies. From all tious life of a libertine. He was in appearances, ho 'never saw a class great condition for the football game Sigma Chapter of Alpha Sigma room. He was instructed in astron- that wound up his hectic career in a Prof. L. J. Horlacher is in Washing he learned ge- blaze of glory. The time element Phi, national social fraternity at the ton this week where ho is attending a omy by lisspme ography from stydying road maps; seems a little confused here. The university, has just purchased for its conference called by Thomas P. Coop and he acquired a knowledge of math- football game occurred the day be chapter house the ten room', brick er, Chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Anyway, Hugh residence at 433 East Maxwell street, Economics of the Department of Ag' ematics by memorizing telephone fore graduation! raced 90 or G5 yards for u touchdown, according to an announcement made riculture. numbers. the first of the w.eck by Cecil Charles, then dashed into the shower-rooTho purpose of the conference Is to No Night Rules There were no 11 o'clock rules for and out again to grab hiB diploma and president of the chapter. Alpha Sim- establish standard grades for wool, ula Phi is the tenth fraternity at the based on the English numbering sys the girlies at Hugh's alma mater. The the girl. "The Plastic Age" is a great pic- university to purchase a chapter tem. When this Is accomplished wool sweet lasses drove right up in their own automobiles, picked up a duto, ture. It is a visualization of the house. The value of fraternity prop- grades ull over the world will be uni and whisked him away to a naughty evangelistic conception of collegiate erties at the university now will total form. During the past five years Professor Horlacher has been doing a night club. And there was no need of infamy, and it affords the student, more than $300,000, Mr. Charles said that the house was lurge amount of experimental work a student being ashamed if he had harrassed by irate profs and 8 o imbibed too freelv of Nate's elixir at clocks, a sophisticated satisfaction in purchased for an investment and tern with wool and it is because of this work that he has been Invited to the a dance. Chaperones were as extinct viewing the jolly life he is supposed to (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) Washington conference. at that Utopian institution as the lead. 23-2- 4. What They at the University Bought Chapter Alpha Sigma Phi's road-house- s, Give Heralds Student Edition To Be tributed on Campus Due May 5 Presentation . NO. 27 LEXINGTON, KY., APRIL 30, 192o PLANS MADE FOR I..'f TOMORROW HERE ON CAMPUS UNIVERSITY OP KENTUCKY day TO ATTEND FESTIVITIES PLAN Attends Meeting BURNING OF CAPS WILL BE PART OF MAY DAY PLANS Procession Will Form on Campus at 1 o'clock for Big Parade Through Town; Two Prizes To Be Given SUKY DANCE POSTPONED All Classes Will Be Dismissed at End of the Second Hour feature of the May Day celebration this year will be the unique manner of disposition of the freshman A novel caps. A bonfire will be made on Stoll field, and the freshmen will advance in single file to throw their caps into the fire each receiving n receipt. These receipts will be collected, and as no freshman will be allowed to burn a new cap, a check will bo made of those who have worn their first year badges faithfully. A, spectacular parade of floats, representing the various organizations m the campus will start from the unio'clock, and will pass versity at hrough the downtown district. Prist's will be awarded to the most beauti ful and the most comical floats by the Suky circle, and the crowning of the May Queen will take place immediate ly following the arrival of the May procession on the campus. The program of senior class exer cises which is in charge of the Suky circle, will include the planting of a tree by the senior class, a short talk by William Simpson, class orator; reading of the class history, by Ava Cay wood, historian; and the class prophecy by Wallace Saunders, class 1 (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) ' ADDISON YEAMAN TO TAKE LEAD Arts and Sciences Freshman Will Appear in Principal Role in Stroller Play "Icebound" TAKES PLACE OF HAMMEL Addison Yeaman, freshman in the College of Arts and Sciences, will take the leading part in the Stroller play Icebound" instead of Alvm Hammel as was previously announced, ncord- ing to Al Wieman, director of the This change dramatic organization. was necessitated when Mr. Hammel was unable to continue his part because of the pressure of other work. Has Appeared at Romany Although tliis is his first year at the university, Mr. Yeaman has al ready given evidence of marked dramatic ability. He played in two Romany plays this season, taking the part of the poet in "Candida" and of the ieutenant in "Mrs. Gorringe s Neck lace." He will also appear in the English department production "The Beggar on Horseback. Mr. Yeaman is from Henderson, Ky., and is a mem ber of Phi Delta Theta fraternity. Rehearsals for "Icebound" are be- - Eight new popular numbers were received by the university R.O.T.C. band early this week from publishing houses in New York City and will concert work. be used in spring These selections were given by the Publishing Company Irving Berlin and Shapiro, Bernstein and Company were sent free of charge. Sgt. J. J. Kennedy, director of the (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT) band, had written to these houses reNOTICE, SENIORS! questing price lists and ordering cerShapiro, Berntain lute numbers. stein and Company sent five selections, "Good Night," "I Love My Baby," "The Prisoner's Song," "Behind the Clouds," "Cross My Heart, You;" and Berlin Mother, I Lo-Publishing Company sent, "Always," "Then I'll Be Happy," and "In the Middle of the Night." Seniors who have ordered invitations may get them in tho main hall of tho Administration building Monday, May 3, after the third hour. Kindly get your invitations at this date. Joe Walters, Chairman of Committee. Kernel Feature Writer Attends "Elijah" Rehe:ludls; Offers Odds on Altos But Loses When Sopranos Win by a Foul (By LeROY SMITH) This here snrine weather ain't af fected Morris and me much for the better. As we was amblin' over toward the French class the other day, he starts the conversation oft' cheerful bv observin that it looked like a hard winter. I says that he was gettin' a bit previous about it, but l Knew how he felt seem' as I hadn't transthe teacher had lated the purley-votold us to read, cither. We had just finished wadin' through the story of the three bears, and was about ready for a complicated yarn like little Red Riding Hood, but the instructor had u lot of surplus ambivoltion and handed us a ume concernin' Quntre Vents, which means "four winds" in the classic frog lingo we are learnin' to speak. I figured that the four winds was the four principal characters, but we come to find out that Quatre Vents was tho name of the town they lived in. Music Mogul Corners Smith Well, me and Morris wasn't looking' forward none to a hot air session conducted in a foreign language, and was aimln' to stop in to the dispensary to o see if we wasn't sick when I seen Professor Lampert steerin' kver my way. He explained that he was the mogul of music in the university, and .vas pullin' a big noise out to the Woodland Auditorium pretty soon, and wanted me to make a big racket n the paper about it. I says to Morris that it was a case of business before pleasure so he better tell Miss Horscfield that I was unavoidably detained. I trust he done so but I don't think so because he give me a dirty look like Benedict Arnold preparin' to sink the Lusitania, and went off rubbin' his chin like u villain in the movies. Gets in Confab Me and Professor Lumpert went up to where he holds forth in White Hall, and staged a confab about the celebration out to Woodland. The name of it is "Elijah," and It's an oratorio, which is neither hero nor there. You've got to hear one before yon know exactly what it is, and then you're not sure about It. However, once bavin' heard one, you'll recog- - (CONTINUED ON PAGE EIGHT),